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Glock magazine spring life expectancy 01-28-2008, 01:49 PM. Hey Guys, I'm curious as to the long term effects of fully loading up Glock magazines. I have a Glock 17 with two Hi-Cap mags and currently just load 10 rounds a piece over the full 17 capacity due to hearing that if you keep a mag fully loaded for extended periods, the spring willMany feed malfunctions can be attributed to worn magazine springs. Early replacement of worn parts and proper lubrication is the very best way to stay ahead of a dreaded failure to feed. Buy factory new springs now to keep your Sig Sauer magazines in top working condition.May 23, 2019  While the sticks are dead-ringers for the factor Glock magazines the weakness with these things is the garbage springs. Once you remove those and replace them with the Wilson springs for 9mm/40 big sticks you go from 26 rounds of .45 that may or may not all come out of the magazine to 25 rounds of .45 that are pretty darn reliable.

Spring Fatigue: Should I Store Magazines Fully Loaded

Feb 15, 2016  Even if you are 100% sure that there is no damage to the magazine or magazine spring, and that leaving it fully loaded will not hurt it one bit, you would also have to agree that there is absolutely no harm done by periodically rotating the magazines, rotating the ammunition, and/or replacing the magazines.

Feb 17, 2010  Is it ok to store a handgun with the action (slide) open? high silica content in there springs (like Wilson, top notch stuff), however the firearms manufactuers that use these magazines and springs also do not recomend long term full compression. however the firearms manufactuers that use these magazines and springs also do not recomendFeb 12, 2007  The reason is simply this, even with a weakoned spring in your mag (glock 23 holds either 10/13) you well still 7 rounds that well feed and function normaly before you are forced toMar 25, 2017  With a glock 19 magazine full and one in the chamber how long can the magazine spring last while full and in the gun..these mags I have are about 6 months old. Sent from my SM-G930R4 using Tapatalk many many many more "6 months". Cpt.America, Mar 24, 2017

Best Aftermarket Glock Magazines: Max Reliability

May 23, 2019  The 9mm 22 round and 40 S&W 19 round are 140 mm and are legal for USPSA limited division. The 27 and 24 round magazines are for IPSC and are 170mm. Speaking of competitions, one final bonus for these magazines is that most Glock base plates will fit on these magazines.

Aug 07, 2012  A Picatinny rail and ambidextrous magazine release were available on an earlier version. Not many law enforcement agencies issue the 21SF, but the Sandy Springs (Ga.) Police Department counts itself among the group. The Sandy Springs (Ga.) Police Department traded in their previous pistols for the Glock 21SF in August of 2007. Gun handlingSprings don't last forever, so it is a good idea to replace them before they fail.The best way to stop it from breaking is to replace your recoil springs every 3000 rounds. Not many Glock owners do this, but I’ve found it to be critical in avoiding parts breakage. When the recoil spring weakens, the slide moves faster and puts more stress on many of the parts on


Aug 19, 2010  glock makes some of, if not the best mag springs. i kept all mine fully loaded for over 2 years, including a 33 rounder, and they never jammed. (alternately took them to the range, then fully loaded again when brought home).

Apr 11, 2010  As long as the top cover is on, indefinitely the springs don't wear out by being compressed really, they are heat treated to keep their tension. Its from loading and unloading that weakens a spring. bmw20 Joined Aug 2008Is it normal to get one failure to feed per magazine? I don't recall it happening at all for the first 3500 rounds or so, it's just on my last 2 visits to the range. I cleaned my gun but it was still happening. How long do magazines last? Presumably the springs wear out at some point, is that the issue?May 31, 2008  Messages: 4,722. I got over 12 years of use from my original (non-drop free) Glock 19 mags that where always fully loaded before the springs began to weaken enough that they didn't reliably lock the slide back. Rebuilt the mags with new springs and followers and they work like new for the last 8 years. May 31, 2008.

How long does a Glock last ?

Apr 24, 2012  Re: How long does a Glock last ? In 9mm, darn near forever with regular maintenance/spring changes, etc. In .40 and on the Gen2/3 models with 3 pins, I've found 60k is the retirement point even with regular maintenance in some cases.

Apr 25, 2016  These same internet scientists insist - knowing that a recoil spring can last 2000-5000 rounds or more - that only the repeated loading and unloading of a magazine is what causes magazine springsGLOCK engineers developed this full polymer magazine for the G44. This construction guarantees outstanding reliability and durability. Available as 10 rounds magazine with loading assist forNov 11, 2012  All of these processes are constantly at work in your GLOCK, degrading it, and will destroy it totally in about, oh, say, 50,000,000 years –– give or take a few tens of thousands of years. (In case the above is too subtle, I am kidding –– except about the 50,000,000 years part.

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Aug 13, 2014  Sherriff's demo of how magazine size makes very little difference - Duration: 13:56. libertylover522 2,134,360 viewsOct 20, 2015  Magazine Catch Spring A broken magazine catch spring means your pistol can't hold a magazine, which will fall right out. The magazine catch spring in my Glock 19 Gen 4 broke after 51,000 rounds. It's a spring recessed deep into the interior of the grip that you'll never need to remove unless you're replacing it or removing or replacing your magazine release.G17, G18, G34: all 17-rd mags, incl. pre-ban, LE-marked & current unmarked (std 10-coil spring) G20: for all 15-rd mags, incl. pre-ban, LE-marked, and current unmarked G21: use only in pre-ban, older LE-marked mags with 3955 follower & 10-rd mags